Antique Marble Sculpture Of Aphrodite

GBP 11,995.00

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Object Description

This antique Aphrodite or ‘Crouching Venus’ sculpture is based upon the Roman sculpture in the Royal Collection which was acquired by Charles I from the Gonzaga collection in Mantua. Sourced from a private collection in Oxfordshire.

Object Literature

Style

Roman, Classical, Grand Tour

Date of Manufacture

Circa 1850

Period

19th Century

Origin

Italy

Materials and Techniques

Statuary Marble, Hand carved

Wear

-Wear consistent with age and use

-Minor Losses, scuffs, and scratches

Dimensions

Height 186 cm

Width 47 cm

Depth 47 cm

Weight 295 kg

Object Condition

There are some losses and repairs to the fingers. Good structural condition. Lightly weathered finish.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

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Directions

From the M50 / Ross-on-Wye
At the end of the M50 take the A40 towards Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth. Take the A49 Hereford Road (third roundabout after leaving the M50) Ignore the first two signposts for Wormelow, Stay on the A49 for approximately nine miles take the next left turn after passing the Pilgrim Hotel, singed A466 Wormelow. Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side, the site is called; Grove Farm / The Grove.

From A49 Hereford
Follow the A49 south from Hereford for approximately five miles. After the uphill section at the Callow there is a layby on your right followed by one on your left. Take the next right turn onto the A466 singed Wormelow / Monmouth, Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side on Grove Farm / The Grove.


UK Heritage
Grove Barn
Wormelow
Herefordshire
HR2 8EG
United Kingdom